For the next 12 blogs, we are going to explore the 12 sun signs and the traits and attributes of that sign .This week we look at the zodiac sign of Leo!
Element: Fire Ruling Planet: The Sun Symbol: The Lion
( 24th of July- 23rd of August )
A curving line represents the lion’s mane, the symbolic animal belonging to this sunny, summer sign. Some important Leo characteristics are feline in nature – the proud, graceful bearing; the need for rest followed by intense activity; the sensual love of pleasure and playful qualities. The lion’s roar, too, can be easily imagined when an angry Leo finally lets off steam. Leo’s are one of the more outgoing and extroverted of the of the zodiac signs. They are also quote dominant characters and their personalities are often larger than life. Like the their zodiacs symbol the lion, they are courageous, strong willed yet sometimes also seen as controlling or overbearing. They are however born leaders and definitely do not shy away from the limelight, are being in public. Their confidence can be seen in just about anything they do and they usually definitely are not deemed as being shy.
Leo’s prefer to give orders or take the lead in decision making and they often make clear and concise choices. However sometimes their dominance in this area can actually be viewed as being a bully. Their innate charisma and self confidence however , usually outshines any negative attributes that those with the Leo sign have. They are sure of themselves and of what they want and often set out clear paths to obtaining goals. Their ambitiousness allows them to push the limits in their careers, and they are often moving up the ranks and quite financially successful in their jobs. They are focused, uncomplicated and and extremely practical people.
The negative attributes of those with the Leo sign can be seen as excessive over confidence and borderline arrogance. They also often have a short temper and can be intolerant of others ways of thinking and being. They can also be deceitful and resort to trickery and lies, especially in their careers and when trying to get ahead in life. In saying this, leo’s are also extremely seductive and passionate and are also not for the faint hearted. They can charm there way into just about anything. They are big thinkers and doers and are often extremely successful in all areas of their lives.